Second Half Run Propels Chapman To Opening Win Over Sagehens
Claremont, Calif. - The Chapman Women's Lacrosse team used a 6-0 run in the second half to take control and capture an 11-8 win over Pomona-Pitzer in the season opener for both teams on Satirday afternoon at the South Atlantic Complex.
Pomona-Pitzer was led by three goals from junior midfielder Logan Galansky (Denver, Colo. - pictured, photo by Bryan Matsumoto) in the losing effort.
After the Sagehens took a 6-4 lead into halftime, Galansky opened the second half with a quick goal to make the score 7-4. However, Chapman then scored the game's next six goals, from six different goal scorers, to take a 10-7 lead with 10:06 left.
Junior attacker Jana London (Chevy Chase, Md.) added two goals for the Sagehens, while senior goalie Casey Leek (Bucharest, Romania) had 11 saves in goal.